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Restoration of the african meeting house and historical societies

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Social Studies Middle School

Restoration of the African Meeting House and Historical Stories

The African Meeting House is the oldest standing black church in America.The Meeting House underwent a $9 million restoration to make it look like it did in 1855. This public radio story looks at the re-dedication of a building that helped shape Boston’s and America’s history.

US History I Slavery Race Religion

Story Length: 3:42

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AIR DATE: 12/09/2011

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